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Western European costume

Iris Brooke

Western European costume

17th to mid-19th century and its relation to the theatre

by Iris Brooke

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Published by Harrap .
Written in English


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StatementIris Brooke.
SeriesWestern European costume -- vol. II
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Open LibraryOL19915838M

Fashion in the period – in Western European clothing was characterized by increased opulence. Contrasting fabrics, slashes, embroidery, applied trims, and other forms of surface ornamentation remained wide silhouette, conical for women with breadth at the hips and broadly square for men with width at the shoulders had reached its peak in the s, and by mid . The northernmost reaches of Norway, Sweden and Finland, and the Kola peninsula of northwest Russia, are home to the Sámi, who are among the oldest peoples in Europe. There are variations in costume throughout the region, though the main item is the kolt (or gákti in northern Sámi), a tunic or dress. The simple bright colours of blue, red.

Clothing in the s reflected this stage of both finality and growth. As in the s, pattern books, emblem books, costume books, dress patterns, ambassadors, portrait prints, and diplomatic gifts circulated between European centers, maintaining stylistic dialogues and a . for all in one list see All sew book.

  The Early Middle Ages, also known as the Dark Ages or medieval times, refers to that period in European history after the fall of the Roman Empire. When the Roman Empire fell in CE (or AD), the once-unified continent fell into disarray. Few images of clothing are left to us of that period, and real information is scanty at s: Abstract. Between ca. and ca. most Western European societies moved decisively from restricted to mass literacy. This article outlines the spectrum of skills that made up early modern literacy, charts the changing social and geographical distribution of literacy in early modern Europe, offers economic, religious, political and cultural (including linguistic) explanations for change.


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Western European Costume 13th to 17th Century illustrated edition by Iris Brooke (Author)Format: Paperback. Western Western European costume book costume and its relation to the theatre, Hardcover – January 1, by Iris Brooke (Author)Author: Iris Brooke.

Egypt, Babylon, Greece up through 19th-century Europe; based on surviving pieces, art work, much more. Includes many clear, measured patterns for reproducing historic costumes. Full text. illustrations. Landmark in the field of Western European costume exceptional Pages: Folk costume of Western Europe.

[Lilla M Fox] -- Describes the national and regional costumes of ten European countries. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lilla M Fox.

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Fashion in the period – in Western Europe is marked by voluminous clothing worn in an abundance of layers (one reaction to the cooling temperatures of the Little Ice Age, especially in Northern Europe and the British Isles).Contrasting fabrics, slashes, embroidery, applied trims, and other forms of surface ornamentation became prominent.

The tall, narrow lines of the late Medieval. This authoritative guide carefully traces the evolution of apparel in Western Europe — from the early Tudor period () through part of the reign of George III ().

Relying on period paintings and prints to illustrate various elements of clothing, the authors have meticulously dated every costume and detail. A folk costume (also regional costume, national costume, or traditional garment) expresses an identity through costume, which is usually associated with a geographic area or a period of time in can also indicate social, marital or religious status.

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Restoration []. HISTORICAL BACKGROUND The period known as the Restoration refers to the time in Western Europe from Sometimes referred to as the English Restoration, this period received its name when Charles II restored the English monarchy (which included those of Scotland and Ireland) after the country had undergone a Protectorate state under Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell.

Fashion in the period – in European and European-influenced countries is characterized by a widening silhouette for both men and women following the tall, narrow look of the s and era is defined as late Baroque/Rococo style.

The new fashion trends introduced during this era had a greater impact on society, affecting not only royalty and aristocrats, but also middle and. Eastern European Art followers slavart ( slavart's feedback score is ) % slavart has % Positive Feedback Large selection of vintage folk costumes and textiles from Eastern Europe plus a bookshop stocked with current and out-of-print books on related topics.

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Fashion in the period – in Western European clothing is characterized by rapid change. The style of this era is known as Baroque. Following the end of the Thirty Years' War and the Restoration of England's Charles II, military influences in men's clothing were replaced by a brief period of decorative exuberance which then sobered into the coat, waistcoat and breeches costume that would reign for .Main article: Sewing books for all in one list see All sew book.

Costume History Western Europe and Great Britain Search this Guide Search. Costume History. Resources on the history of dress, clothing, and costume for fashion, retail, and theater / theatre. Start Here; Books We Love; Images and Museums; Blogs (Western) Costume by Era Toggle OHIO UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES 30 Park Place, Athens, OH | ( Author: Sherri Saines.